September 15, 2014 RSS feed / Letters

Tepler a great asset

I first noted Denise Tepler when she published a weekly column giving interesting cooking recipes in a local newspaper. I’m not sure where/when we actually met, but I have always been impressed with her intelligence and care for others.  More...

Mattie Daughtry has served well

As a resident of the old State House District 63, I was delighted to discover that all of the southern part of Brunswick is now part of HD 49, because now I can vote for Matthea Daughtry for State Representative. More...

SNAP offers opportunity

September is Hunger Action month. This the fall season is beginning and holidays are coming upon us faster than we may be prepared for. For many Mainers, this is a difficult time of year, particularly where food is concerned. More...

Vote for Talbot

I will be voting for Kim Talbot this November because she has the qualifications I am looking for in a state representative.  More...

The Way the Wind Blows

The consummate politician, “win at any cost” is Congressman Michaud. Only place your finger in the air to see which way the the wind blows.  More...

Council needs to work together on TM choice

I take great interest in the outcome of the Town Council’s effort to select a new Town Manager.  More...

Tepler for State House

Topsham voters are very fortunate this fall to have an outstanding candidate running for state legislature. Denise Tepler has the knowledge, experience, and compassion to be an incredible state representative for Topsham.  More...

Voting for Watson In support of Shenna

District 51 voters have the chance to send a local representative to the State House this November. More...

Bath Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee welcomes BikeMaine

The eight members of the Bath Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee have worked hard over the past year to make the town safer for bicyclists and pedestrians. We are pleased that over 260 BikeMaine riders will roll through Bath on Sept. 12. More...

Vote for Talbot

Living in the growing region of Topsham, I’m concerned with decisions moving forward that will affect our residents. More...

Koch brothers articles omit mention of anti-abortion support

The two articles about the Koch brothers published on Thursday, Sept. 4, failed to mention their support of the anti-abortion movement. More...

Freeport METRO a good idea

The question before the town council is whether to approve expansion of the METRO to Freeport. It is a three-year pilot program, partly covered by a grant. More...

Support Watson

As a proud Brunswick Dragon alumnus, I am pleased to write in support of Byron Watson for state representative.  More...

An eye on healthy school food

With the new school year, parents’ attention is turning to school lunches.  More...

Brunswick Landing daycare center creates opportunity

As a long-time member and past president of the Board of Family Focus, I am overjoyed at the opening on Tuesday of our third center in the midcoast area. More...

Woman of the people

“A man of the people.” A phrase usually used to describe someone in public service who is in touch with those he serves; who has his finger on their pulse; who hears their voice.  In this age of gender equality, let us then tweak the More...

Watson is dedicated to our community

I’m currently a sophomore in college, and have benefitted from having Byron Watson as a coach, mentor, and dedicated volunteer. More...

Supporting Elliott

I am writing to express my support for Alice Elliott who is running to represent Richmond, Bowdoinham and Bowdoin (HD 55) in this fall’s election. More...

There is a place to ‘reclaim summer’

I smiled as I read your rueful editorial “Let’s Reclaim Summer” (August 26), observing the absence of children “on their own ... playing games, running around ... in our abundant wildlands ... not climbing trees ... More...

Vote for Tepler

This November Topsham needs to send a representative to Augusta who will support Mike Michaud’s Maine Made economic plan. Like Mike, Denise Tepler believes that all Mainers deserve economic opportunity and good paying jobs.  More...